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Siena Saints (11-20)


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vs. Manhat 
L 74-80
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@ Quinni 
L 63-73
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@ Monm 
L 57-63
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vs. Nia 
W 71-54
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vs. Iona 
L 71-74
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Top-seeded Iona holds off Siena in MAAC quarters, 74-71

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) A.J. English hit six 3-pointers and finished with 32 points to help top-seeded Iona hold off No. 8 seed Siena 74-71 on Saturday in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference quarterfinals.

English hit a contested 3 from the wing to give Iona a 72-67 lead with 35 seconds left. After a Siena missed 3-pointer, freshman Schadrac Casimir missed the front end of a one-and-one opportunity. Rob Poole made a layup to pull Siena within 72-69 with 11 seconds left, but English sealed it with two free throws for a five-point lead.

Isaiah Williams had 16 points and 11 rebounds for Iona (25-7). David Laury added 14 and 11.

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Leaders
Points: R. Poole14.0
Rebounds: J. Ogunyemi4.8
Assists: M. Wright5.1
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: R. Poole83.8%
3P%: R. Poole35.9%
Steals: M. Wright2.0
Blocks: J. Ogunyemi1.5
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kentucky38-0
2 Villanova33-3
3 Wisconsin35-3
4 Duke32-4
5 Arizona34-4
6 Virginia30-4
7 Gonzaga35-2
8 Notre Dame32-6
9 Iowa State25-9
10 Kansas27-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kentucky38-0
2 Villanova33-3
3 Wisconsin35-3
4 Arizona34-4
5 Duke32-4
6 Virginia30-4
7 Gonzaga35-2
8 Notre Dame32-6
9 UNI31-4
10 Iowa State25-9
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Metro Atlantic Athletic Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Iona 17-3 26-9
Rider 15-5 21-12
Manhattan 13-7 19-14
Monmouth 13-7 18-15
Canisius 11-9 18-15
Quinnipiac 9-11 15-15
Saint Peter's 8-12 16-18
Siena 7-13 11-20
Niagara 7-13 8-22
Fairfield 5-15 7-24
Marist 5-15 7-25
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 69.8 (109)
Rebounds: 12.7 (30)
Assists: 13.3 (112)
FG%: 43.1% (202)
FT%: 71.0% (107)
3P%: 33.2% (223)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 73.8 (330)
Rebounds: 20.3 (339)
Assists: 12.0 (150)
FG%: 45.2% (294)
FT%: 74.9% (351)
3P%: 36.2% (281)
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